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Flights from Shanghai to Kunming, China

Shanghai to Kunming Last modified: Feb 25, 2017 3:10 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 30,317,171,456 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Kunming. China Eastern & Sichuan frequently offer the best deals to Kunming flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
SHAKMG
Sat 6/3
1 stop
KMGSHA
Sat 6/17
1 stop
CN¥2,535
Sichuan
SHAKMG
Mon 3/13
nonstop
KMGSHA
Wed 3/22
nonstop
CN¥3,379
Shanghai
SHAKMG
Sun 4/2
1 stop
KMGSHA
Thu 4/6
1 stop
CN¥3,956
Air China
SHAKMG
Mon 3/13
nonstop
KMGSHA
Wed 3/22
nonstop
CN¥4,334
China Southern
SHAKMG
Sun 4/2
2 stops
KMGSHA
Mon 4/10
2 stops
CN¥4,334
Shenzhen
SHAKMG
Sun 3/26
1 stop
KMGSHA
Sun 4/2
1 stop
CN¥4,519

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Kunming? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Kunming, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥3,290.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Kunming?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Shanghai to Kunming based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Shanghai to Kunming? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Shanghai to Kunming.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥4,101 CN¥3,331
7-14 days CN¥4,362 CN¥2,617
14-21 days CN¥3,379 CN¥2,617
21-30 days CN¥3,379 CN¥2,617
30-60 days CN¥3,407 CN¥2,555
60-90 days CN¥4,114 CN¥2,562
90+ days CN¥4,554 CN¥2,535

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Kunming Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 30,335,569,590 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Kunming is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,555CN¥3,015CN¥4,774CN¥4,767CN¥2,679CN¥2,576CN¥2,645

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Kunming by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Shanghai to Kunming flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 3/6/17 3/18/17 1 CN¥2,617
April Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 4/10/17 4/24/17 1 CN¥2,555
May Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 5/1/17 5/5/17 1 CN¥2,562
June Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 6/3/17 6/17/17 1 CN¥2,535
July Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 7/1/17 7/9/17 1 CN¥3,167
September Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 9/23/17 9/26/17 1 CN¥2,645
October Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 10/1/17 10/8/17 1 CN¥4,362
November Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 11/3/17 11/18/17 3 CN¥4,039

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Kunming Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Shanghai to Kunming. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
CN¥3,331
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
CN¥3,331

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Kunming Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Shanghai to Kunming is CN¥3,606.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Kunming is CN¥4,252.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Shanghai to Kunming.

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Kunming - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Sichuan 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 20:45 20:45
Lucky Air 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 21:25 21:25
Spring 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 08:10 08:10
Air China 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:55 15:55
China Southern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:25 15:10
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 08:15 09:05
Juneyao 4 3 4 3 4 3 4 08:05 21:10
Kunming 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 12:15 18:10
China Eastern 7 7 6 8 7 8 6 07:50 21:40

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Kunming Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Shanghai to Kunming. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Shanghai to Kunming is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Kunming is CN¥3,057.

Shanghai to Kunming Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Kunming?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Kunming flight time is 3 hours and 43 minutes.
Question: How far is Kunming from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Kunming is 1,945 kilometers (1,209 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Kunming?
Answer: There are 138 direct flights from Shanghai to Kunming.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Kunming?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 35% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Kunming.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Kunming?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Kunming Last modified: Feb 25, 2017 3:10 -05:00Number of routes searched: 146Number of itineraries searched: 20,623

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Kunming? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Kunming. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Shanghai to Kunming
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Sichuan -
Lucky Air -
Air China -
China Southern -
Shanghai -
Juneyao -
China Eastern -
Shenzhen -
Sichuan CKG
Sichuan CTU
Lucky Air YIC
Air China CTU
Air China KHN
Air China PEK
Air China SZX
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
China Southern CGO
China Southern CSX
China Southern KWE
Shanghai CGO
Shanghai CSX
Shanghai HNY
Juneyao DYG
Juneyao BFJ
Hainan CAN
Hainan PEK
Hainan XIY
Dragonair HKG
Korean ICN
Xiamen JJN
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen XMN
China Eastern BKK
China Eastern CAN
China Eastern CKG
China Eastern CSX
Shandong TAO
Shandong TNA
Thai BKK
Shenzhen CKG
Shenzhen CTU
Shenzhen JJN
Shenzhen KHN

Shanghai to Kunming Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Kunming. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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